Mount Pleasant Area High School



Mount Pleasant Area High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Pleasant Area High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 167
10 169
11 158
12 146

Mount Pleasant Area High School is a public high school of the Mount Pleasant Area School District located in Mount Pleasant, PA. It has 640 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mount Pleasant Area High School is the 388th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 8,925th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 640
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.59

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Mount Pleasant Area High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 331
(52%)
492
(51%)
 Male 309
(48%)
480
(49%)

Mount Pleasant Area High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 615
(96%)
932
(96%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Black 8
(1%)
15
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
5
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mount Pleasant Area High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 390
(61%)
558
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 222
(35%)
364
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(4%)
50
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mount Pleasant Area High School is ranked 381st out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mount Pleasant Area High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 45.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mount Pleasant Area High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 843
2006 795
2007 769
2008 720
2009 738
2010 720
2011 691
2012 685
2013 652
2014 631
2015 640

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 12.5
2007 15
2008 15.5
2009 16.3
2010 16
2011 17.4
2012 16.3
2013 14.9
2014 14.4
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40569395017794
2006 0.43396226415094
2007 0.42002600780234
2008 0.47361111111111
2009 0.28726287262873
2010 0.30694444444444
2011 0.29088277858177
2012 0.32992700729927
2013 0.35429447852761
2014 0.36133122028526
2015 0.390625

Compare Mount Pleasant Area High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.1%
 
State Average 45.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Mount Pleasant Area High School
Mount Pleasant, PA
Public 09 - 12 640 14.7:1  
Mount Pleasant Area Jhs
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Public 07 - 08 332 13.6:1 1 miles
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Westmoreland Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 60 7:1 8 miles
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Public 09 - 12 1,854 16.1:1 9 miles
Greater Latrobe Jhs
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Public 07 - 09 979 16.4:1 11 miles
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